Garfield Heights police Sgt. Dennis Glivar was fatally shot during the rampage. Harry Mitts Jr. was put to death shortly after 10:30 a.m. by lethal injection.
The Department of Homeland Security plans to test new dashboard cameras and overhaul basic training for new U.S. Border Patrol agents.
The moves come amid criticism about agents using deadly force against immigrants illegally crossing the Mexican border.
NYPD police officers have been handing out fliers urging iPhone and iPad owners to download Apple's iOS7.
The new operating system has two major security features that could make the devices worthless to thieves and easier to locate by police.
Thursday (Sept. 26)
Thousands gathered to honor an Indianapolis police officer who was fatally shot while responding to a domestic disturbance call on Sept. 20.
Officer Rod Bradway was remembered by colleagues, family members and public officials who shared stories about him during his funeral at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
A 15-year-old boy was arrested in the killing of a Maricopa County, Ariz. detention officer who fatally shot in his own driveway last month.
Officials said the teenager will be charged as an adult with first-degree murder in the shooting of Jorge Vargas.
Federal agents will begin targeting high-level drug traffickers in Puerto Rico with intelligence gathered during a three-month blitz on criminal activity in the U.S. territory.
Agents seized some 53,000 pounds of drugs, confiscated more than 170 firearms and arrested more than 320 suspected criminals during operation "Caribbean Resilience."
Friday (Sept. 27)
Obama administration has found millions of dollars in grant money to help the bankrupt city hire more police officers.
The DOJ announced that $3 million will be used to hire new police officers to join the short-staffed department.
The head of the Chicago Police Department this week shot down the idea of accepting help from the Illinois National Guard to combat street violence.
Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said "No way, no how," adding that "The National Guard is not a policing force. They're a military force."
The London Police Department is using super recognizers to help fight crime.
Since 2011, about 200 officers have been recruited to an elite squad that has helped triple the number of criminal suspects identified from surveillance photos or on the street each week.